Viral Infection In Lungs

Causes, symptoms and risks, plus advice on self care, and what to expect in hospital.

Technical overview of the influenza virus, including the various types, the history of human infection, and ways to prevent and treat the illness.

Shingles (herpes zoster). DermNet NZ
Information for patients, including description of symptoms, photos of rash, and discussion of treatments, from New Zealand Dermatological Society.

Robbie's Pet Health: Canine and Feline Vaccines
Vaccinations are a necessary preventative measure to keep your pets healthy. Listed are common vaccinations, when they should be administered, and info about ...

Lung diseases - Asthma - What is asthma? : Canadian Lung Association
Tells what asthma is and how it affects people. (English and French)

A Diary about Marfan's
Marfan's patients diary of the diseases events in her life. Includes a list of links.

Science Explained, avian flu, viruses, influenza and the "chicken ...
Information regarding viral genes, replication, and strain evolution. Written in 1997 but updated in 2005.

Directory of factsheets covering common infections affecting children.

Influenza Vaccine (Flu Shot) Facts, Vaccination Side Effects and ...
Doctor written consumer health information, including who should receive the flu vaccine, effectiveness, side effects, and the nasal spray flu vaccine.

Asthma: Lung and Airway Disorders: Merck Manual Home Edition
Provides parents and children information about this disorder, how to read a peak flow meter, what triggers an attack, and how to control them.

MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia: Bronchitis
Review of the symptoms, causes, incidence, diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis of acute and chronic bronchitis.

Acute Bronchitis: Lung and Airway Disorders: Merck Manual Home Edition
Explains the different types of this respiratory illness. Includes causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and what medicines are prescribed.

Influenza - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Overview article about the Influenza virus and infection in humans.

The Basics of Bronchitis
Find information including symptoms, prevention, and treatments for bronchitis.

CDC - RSV: Homepage
Factsheet with cause, symptoms, treatment, and prevention.

Health Promotion Board - Home
A governmental organisation promoting health information and campaigns throughout Singapore.

Science Daily: News & Articles in Science, Health, Environment ...
Offers news releases submitted by leading universities and other research organizations around the world, organized by day and topic.

Respiratory Syncytial Virus
Learn how to recognize the signs and symptoms of this contagious infection.

Viral Pneumonia
Consumer health resource center providing information on the causes, symptoms, and treatment of this disorder.

Chest Pain, Acute --
Flowchart. Instructions for use to determine if the chest pain could be a heart attack.